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DATA PROTECTION: Fashion surveillance

06 February 2015  

Pamela Morris and Jo Joyce discuss the issues raised by the use of wearable technology in the workplace

Production of Google Glass was halted last month. Privacy concerns may have played a part in the decision, although the company has said it remains committed to developing a new version of its controversial smart glasses. Meanwhile, the use of other forms of wearable technology is rapidly expanding, which together with smart phones, could allow people’s personal data to be misused.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Punjab National Bank v Gosain [2014] UKEAT/0003/14

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